CODES: Decoded: Fire-Protection-Rated Versus Fire-Resistant-Rated Assemblies

Written by Lori Greene, ACH/CDC, CCPR, FDAI, FDHI; Allegion, January 11, 2016
 
The 2013 edition of NFPA 80 - Standard for Fire Doors and Other Opening Protectives, included several changes related to fire-resistance ratings, with new requirements for fire-resistance-rated glazing in fire doors and fire windows.

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